Story: Dutch

Delft tile (3rd of 3)

Delft tile

One of the reminders of her homeland that Adriana Pieters brought to New Zealand was this Delft tile, showing a typical Dutch scene of windmills.

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Private collection, Swarbrick family
Photograph by Nancy Swarbrick

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How to cite this page:

Redmer Yska, 'Dutch - First arrivals', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 1 July 2022)

Story by Redmer Yska, published 8 Feb 2005, updated 1 May 2016